Finished paintings you can frame and keep or sell (click on it to decide).

Employees seem utterly worthless at sales. A finished painting can be named, hung on the wall, or sold either from the easel, inventory, or consignment store. I didn't restock paintings, I always replaced them with new ones. Each painting has minimum and maximum skill caps—Sims with low Painting skill cannot make a high-level painting, and vice versa. Genius style requires Genius trait, Insane style requires Insane trait, and Somber style requires Grumpy trait. Leveling up this skill to its maximum level and selling your paintings may allow your Sim to receive a huge income.

Edit: Oh and because it was a bigger household (I think 5 adult sims at the time), I had the painter and at least two of the family members working on the days the gallery was open. Sims can later paint from memory on the easel, based on the snapshot taken from the memorize scene interaction. Genius, Insane, and Somber. New levels will allow you to paint in new styles such as pop art, realistic, abstract, surreal or impressionistic. Depends on the type of interaction the Sim uses: Stylist profession for research new fashion concepts, Architectural Designer profession for research architectural design, and Painting skill for all three interactions. All variations of the painting are equally weighed if the Sim has one or more traits on the list. Press J to jump to the feed. Painting is a skill in The Sims 4 that has been around for decades in the sims franchise and is loved by most simmers. Below is the table of base painting value. Sims can learn Painting skill by using the easel, drafting table[TS3:A], or sketchbook[TS3:UL]. This means that once the Sim has advanced in the skill, they will no longer be able to paint unique low-level paintings. Painting skill can only be developed by teen and older Sims. I didn't restock paintings, I always replaced them with new ones. They can also take a class at the school or college of art. Being in the same room with a flirty painting increases the odds that a Sim will become flirty. In that time I can paint 2 paintings of at least excellent quality and get at least that much money. Inspired: Painting while inspired causes Sims to gain painting skill faster and earn more money from their paintings.

The priority is sorted in descending order, so the benefits will supersede the following. Don't restock paintings. They will pose while the Sim paints. Different emotional states enable paintings to be created that have auras corresponding to the emotional state the Sim was in who painted it. The Painter career is one of the career tracks from The Sims 4 base game. Full List (Pictuers) of all Paintings A 'list' of the different paintings can be found on our Forum here. Additionally his art will depend on his mood (such as focused or confident) and may influence other Sims what will make them feel the same way.Higher levels of this skill will give you a huge chance of creating a masterpiece what will highly increase your painting value. You are not permitted to copy any image, text or info from this page. My Sims made huge profits selling paintings. The easiest way to learn this skill is to buy an easel and to start painting the only art type that is unlocked for you at the moment which is a classical painting. The following bonus is added to the painting value (addition).

The camera interface will be displayed for the players to capture a snapshot. Upon reaching level 6 Painting skill, Sims can unlock additional stylized still-life paintings, providing they have the required traits. I finished talking to and ringing up 3 customers before The girl with max SALE stat did 1. Reaching Painting Level 10 is the requirement of the Refined Palette Achievement.

I think I only went up to 50% mark-up and that was still bringing in a lot of money! Additionally his art will depend on his mood (such as focused or confident) and may influence other Sims what will make them feel the same way. Cookies help us deliver our Services. For other uses, see Painting (disambiguation). Maybe I just suck but I opened a retail shop with 5 paintings that all had value around $6000. I had my painter Sim paint 4 out of 7 days, then work 2 days in the gallery selling all her art. The player can enable the emotional effect or disable the emotional effect. Masterpieces' Sell Value Whether you are in the Painter Career or not, ... All this combined makes the Sims 4's Painting Skill super profitable, and one of the easiest ways to make money in the game. See below. No employees. This means that having completed the Proficient Painter challenge will void the Extra Creative reward and Perfectionist trait.

Flirty: Viewing a flirty painting will cause a Sim to become flirty. I marked it up a bit and she would make 20k+ in two days, much more than she would've just from selling at home. As Sims advance in the Painting skill, the quality of the paintings also get better. Most brilliant paintings and masterpieces are allusions of real life paintings. There's a chance that Sims will apply a style when painting the basic still-life painting if they have certain traits or moodlets. For The Sims 4 on the PlayStation 4, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Most profitable painting". This article is missing information about The Sims 4. There are three types of stylized paintings, i.e. The Sims Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community.

Portraits take 50% longer to complete, but the value is worth 40% more than regular paintings. In the Sims 4, painting skill can be increased by painting on easels, drawing on placemats at restaurants, or spraypainting/airbrushing street murals[TS4:CL]. Completing the respective opportunities will enable Sims to paint brilliant paintings and masterpieces at will. With Ambitions, Sims can register as a self-employed Painter. If the artist dies, the painting value is added by §930 and the rate of appreciation above is doubled. Sims who have reached level 6 in Art Appraiser career at either branch can receive the Advanced Art Training opportunity chain from the abandoned warehouse. At level 5, Sims can paint a still-life painting and sketch[TS3:UL].

This site is not associated with and/or endorsed by the Electronic Arts Inc. or Maxis. Most paintings I do at home I can sell for at least 3000 and only require 100 investment and half the time to sell. It's cheaper to just make a whole new creation. It is similar to the Artist career from The Sims 2: University, the Painter skill career from The Sims 3: Ambitions, and the Art Appraiser career introduced in The Sims 3: University Life.

You can create paintings in three sizes, small (for 50 Simoleons), medium (for 75 Simoleons) or big (for 100 Simoleons). By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. The following bonuses apply to the base value of the painting (multiplied). A masterpiece, with 100% inflation @ sale= PURE PROFIT without hitting your motherlode. Plus, to me, it made more sense to go haggle with customers for art pieces than it did if I was selling things like muffins (who haggles and chats up customers for an hour just to sell them a freaking cupcake or whatever?!). For the similar skill, see Creativity (skill). Create your own custom paintings in The Sims 4 I have always appreciated custom content creators. Confident: Viewing a confident painting or being in the same room with one, can cause a Sim to become confident. A subreddit for all those who play and love The Sims games! The total value of above is then multiplied with the following bonuses (if they apply).

I'm not seeing how retail is actually good for anything when you could just keep making things at home and selling them for much faster profits. When choosing this painting type, the screen will display a camera interface. Higher levels of this skill will give you a huge chance of creating a masterpiece what will highly increase your painting value. n is the amount of works created in that specific category. Retail really needs tuned because nothing is truly worth selling when the alternatives make more money. Sims can make small, medium, or large-sized paintings. Each painting has 9 variations that depends on the Sim's traits. When she sold all the paintings, I'd give her a day off work, then start the process again. The players can position the camera to capture the still-life snapshot for the Sim to paint. Below modifiers will affect the time needed to paint, but only applicable for easel paintings. A finished painting can be named, hung on the wall, or sold either from the easel, inventory, or consignment store. This can be overcome in The Sims 3: University Life. Leveling this skill will allow your Sim to make better and better paintings. At level 7, Sims can paint portrait of other Sims or pets[TS3:P]. Pages using duplicate arguments in template calls, Articles missing information about The Sims 4, https://sims.fandom.com/wiki/Painting?oldid=924341, "Practice Painting" interaction is changed to "Paint", Paint an Insane, Genius, or Somber Stylized Still-Life painting, Paint a Somber Stylized Still-Life painting, (BaseValue x Modifiers + Bonus) x FinalModifiers, Gives the painting watercolor effect, making it blurry (, Turns the painting into single-colored polygons (, Turns the painting into bright neon effect (. The paintings below are some of the examples.

This bonus will not be given if the artist was already a ghost. The highest level of either skill or profession is preferred. You can "non-cheat" and get so much money offf of paintings. After restocking I make 1500 per painting sold. The value of the paintings varies, and it depends on many factors, including skill level, canvas size, painting quality, number of paintings Sims have made, and some other factors. There's a 20% chance Sims will paint a brilliant painting and 10% chance for masterpiece. This only happens randomly, and cannot be done on command. My Sims made huge profits selling paintings. It’s a great way for your sims to earn money from home, and goes great along side with the painter extraordinaire aspiration or with the painter career. In University Life, completing the Brilliance and Masterpiece opportunities allows Sims to paint brilliant paintings and masterpieces at will. From my understanding, they are about to tune the retail system and are asking simmers to submit their saved games with retail play: http://forums.thesims.com/en_US/discussion/883611/help-the-dev-team-retail-saves#latest, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Either effect will be applied to the painting randomly. Leveling this skill will allow your Sim to make better and better paintings. Once Sims complete the opportunity chain, they are given the ability to paint paintings at any skill level on the easel, which also unlocks Brilliance opportunity, which unlocks Masterpiece. I had 4 adults living on the lot - two would paint and two would sell (because employees are completely useless). Painting is a skill in The Sims 3 and The Sims 4. The higher your sim's painting skill is, the higher the inflation you can charge. I would suggest: I don't have employees for my retail stores because they do seem pretty useless, unless they are ringing up customers. The painting value appreciates every day if the painting is made at level 5 skill or higher. The variations of the painting generally use Photoshop filters to create the effect.